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First Responder Training Aims to Clear Ohio Crashes Quickly

The training led to what the Ohio Department of Transportation's emergency operations coordinator described as the most efficiently handled crash he's seen in a three-decade career: a traffic crash requiring a medical helicopter that closed the interstate for only 20 minutes.

Posted Tuesday, May 28, 2013

29 Injured in Ohio Bus and Car Crash

19 bus passengers transported with non-life threatening injuries.

Posted Wednesday, May 22, 2013

Columbus Fire Department Kicks Off EMS Week with Community Challenge

CPR lessons for residents in effort to improve current survival rate.

Posted Tuesday, May 21, 2013

Columbus, Ohio, EMS Goal Is to Increase Use of CPR by Everyone

The Columbus Division of Fire's EMS and Safety Day kicked off EMS Week, a national awareness effort designed to tune communities into the challenges that their emergency medical-service workers face. Above all, they'd like Columbus-area residents to learn how to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation

Posted Monday, May 20, 2013

Ohio Fire Department Allowing Firearms for Personal Defense

Bethel Township chief and others now carry guns.

Posted Tuesday, April 16, 2013

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Responders Rescue Ohioans by Boat After Water Main Break Swamps Neighborhood

People were warned to boil water as a precaution after a broken 36-inch main swamped an Akron neighborhood, submerging cars, trapping residents and washing away foundations.

Posted Friday, April 12, 2013

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SUV Reportedly Speeding in Fatal Ohio Crash

Six teenagers killed in Warren crash.

Posted Tuesday, March 12, 2013

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Six Teens Killed in Ohio Crash

SUV with eight inside flipped into a swampy pond.

Posted Monday, March 11, 2013

Retiring Ohio Paramedic Recalls Tough Calls, Breaking Barriers

Kathy Mayer was one of the first females hired to be a Toledo firefighter.

Posted Monday, March 4, 2013


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